Throughout a career spanning multiple industries, regulatory environments, and company structures, Melissa Metzger has successfully developed and instituted compliant and efficient processes that have saved businesses over $1.5 million during the last 5 years, managed over $100 million in federal funds from HUD and multiple stand-alone funding streams with different regulatory constraints and accounting requirements.
Growing up in an educationally driven military-supporting family in north-central Ohio, Melissa developed many of the skills she relies on now to achieve her professional successes. Her inquisitive, supportive, innovative, collaborative and learner-based approach facilitates her ability to quickly understand the inner workings unique to each business and develop a custom solution. Melissa’s strategic business acumen and skill-set allow her to excel in small and large business settings and diverse industries including manufacturing, publishing, transportation and warehousing, housing, and service-based environments.
Melissa earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Otterbein University in Ohio, and her master’s of accounting and financial management from the Keller Graduate School of Management at DeVry University in Ohio. In Melissa’s free time, she enjoys feeding her voracious reading habit, riding her Harley with husband Ray, and training their German Shepherd, Rhine.